Asaichi Miyamoto

Asaichi Miyamoto

He was born on 08 May 1895. He was a fish buyer employed by Colonial Packers Company Limited, Vancouver, BC. His family includes Nobu Miyamoto (mother; nee Nobu Miyokin), Iwazo Miyamoto (father), Haru Miyamoto (wife; nee Haru Miura), and Chizuko Miyamoto (daughter). His home address is listed as 821 East Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. He was forcibly uprooted to Slocan Extension, BC; Rosebery, BC; 105 Ferguson Street, Hamilton, ON and 111 Madison Avenue, Toronto, ON.


Regularized NameAsaichi Miyamoto
Custodian Identification Number3045
NationalityNaturalized Canadian
Residence (after uprooting)Slocan Extension, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Rosebery, BC
Residence (after uprooting)Hamilton, ON
Residence (after uprooting)Toronto, ON
Residence (before uprooting)Vancouver


Custodian Case Files (1)


Readers of these historical materials will encounter derogatory references to Japanese Canadians and euphemisms used to obscure the intent and impacts of the internment and dispossession. While these are important realities of the history, the Landscapes of Injustice Research Collective urges users to carefully consider their own terminological choices in writing and speaking about this topic today as we confront past injustice. See our statement on terminology, and related sources here.